Ukranian soldier's life saved by Samsung S21 Ultra that stopped a bullet

Samsung S21 Ultra smartphone deflects bullet
(Image credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto)

A 30-second clip has surfaced on YouTube that shows a Ukrainian soldier taking cover moments after his life was supposedly saved by his Samsung Galaxy smartphone. 

The soldier shows his phone to the camera where it appears that the bullet has lodged itself into the phone's case, it looks like the back cover, in the middle of an active battlefield in an unknown location.

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.